Tag Archives: The Facts of Life

Facts of Life v “alternative facts”: the news media in Russia

Source, Jim Rutenberg: A Lesson in Moscow About Trump-Style ‘Alternative Truth’ – The New York Times Fascinating. And scary.

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The god problem on Easter Sunday

On a normal Sunday I don’t turn my computer on. Sundays are for worship: reading the entire New York Times and, in season, football. But today, today, while doing my Sunday thing, reading the New York Times and listening (at … Continue reading

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Funniest line of the month

“[Trump] has the attention span of a gnat on meth.” — Rick Wilson, on Lawrence’s O’Donnell’s The Last Word, Friday, April 7, 2017

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